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23 October 2013

Is Twitter the right forum for tough debate?

Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC)

We do need to break the silence and speak what we dare not say about race, but probably not on Twitter.

Pretoria – The immediacy of news is something we have come to live with and so perhaps we should not have been surprised when City Press editor Ferial Haffajee took to the Twittersphere to express her stance on a staff debate on transformation in the newsroom, but is Twitter the best forum for such a discussion, asks Judith February.

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Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC)